Fedora Weekly News 281

Welcome to Fedora Weekly News Issue 281[1] for the week ending July 13, 2011. What follows are some highlights from this issue. In announcements this week, details on the upcoming FUDCon APAC 2011 and call for bids for FUDCon LATAM and FUDCon APAC 2012, as well as systems outage notification. In development-related announcements, details on […]

Fedora Weekly News 280

Welcome to Fedora Weekly News Issue 280[1] for the two weeks ending July 6, 2011. What follows are some highlights from this issue. With no announcements from the Fedora Project this past week, we begin with two Fedora In the News articles in German, both reviews of Fedora 15. In Ambassador news, we welcome new […]

Fedora 13 End of Life

As of today (24 June 2011), Fedora 13 has reached its end of life for updates and support. No further updates, including security updates, will be available for Fedora 13. A previous reminder was sent on June 12th [0]. Fedora 14 will continue to receive updates until approximately one month after the release of Fedora […]

Fedora Weekly News 279

Welcome to Fedora Weekly News Issue 279[1] for the two weeks ending June 22, 2011. What follows are some highlights from this issue. In Development announcements, a reminder of end of life for Fedora 13, details on a few outages and infrastructure updates, and details on FESCo and Fedora Board elections. Fedora In The News […]

Fedora Weekly News 278

Welcome to Fedora Weekly News Issue 278[1] for the week ending June 8, 2011. What follows are some highlights from this issue. We begin with announcements from the Project, including notice of retiring blogs.fedoraproject.org, appointment of Guillermo Gomez to the Fedora Board, and bids opening for an upcoming APAC FUDCon. In Development news, details on […]

Fedora 13 end of life on 2011-06-24

Greetings. This is a reminder email about the end of life process for Fedora 13. Fedora 13 will reach end of life on 2011-06-24, and no further updates will be pushed out after that time. Additionally, with the recent release of Fedora 15, no new packages will be added to the Fedora 13 collection. Please […]

Fedora Weekly News 277

Welcome to Fedora Weekly News Issue 277[1] for the week ending June 1, 2011. What follows are some highlights from this issue. This week’s announcements from the Project include more details on the decision to retire the Fedora blogs service, announcement of the appointment of Guillermo Gomez to the Fedora Board, and a call for […]

Fedora Blogs Going Bye-Bye?

This may turn out to be little more than a rumor, but Mark Terranova (aka markdude) posted that the Fedora blogs would soon be discontinued. This comes just a few weeks after the Fedora Talk service was retired. Red Hat stock has seen a lot of growth the last several years. It reached a recent […]

Fedora Weekly News 276

Welcome to Fedora Weekly News Issue 276[1] for the week ending May 25, 2011. What follows are some highlights from this issue. We begin this issue with news from the Fedora Project, including details on the official release of Fedora 15 (Lovelock), and some events happening around Fedora board elections. In development news, details on […]

Cooperative Bug Isolation for Fedora 15

The Cooperative Bug Isolation Project (CBI) is now available for Fedora 14. CBI (http://research.cs.wisc.edu/cbi/) is an ongoing research effort to find and fix bugs in the real world. We distribute specially modified versions of popular open source software packages. These special versions monitor their own behavior while they run, and report back how they work […]

Announcing the release of Fedora 15 (Lovelock)

Let the celebrations begin! Fedora 15 is officially here! Fedora is a leading edge, free and open source operating system that continues to deliver innovative features to many users, with a new release about every six months. We bring to you the latest and greatest release of Fedora ever, Fedora 15! Join us and share […]

Fedora 15 Spins Custom Linux Distros

For some use cases, a one size fits all operating system doesn’t fit the bill. That’s where customized operating systems can come into play, with Linux being a key enabler. As part of the upcoming Fedora 15 Linux release, there will be multiple ‘spins’ or customized variants of the general-purpose Linux operating system release, to […]

Fedora Weekly News 275

Welcome to Fedora Weekly News Issue 275[1] for the two weeks ending May 18, 2011. What follows are some highlights from this issue. FWN is back after a hiatus last week! In announcements from the Fedora Project, important details on changes to requirements for all Fedora contributors, as well as country requirements for steering committee […]

Fedora 15 Goes Gold, and That’s Not All

Several exciting announcements came out of the Fedora project today, the most exciting of which is that the Fedora Go / No-Go meeting resulted in a Go. In addition, the new Contributor Agreement was finalized and posted. A newish community project made its existence widely known as well. After the Go / No-Go meeting yesterday […]

Fedora Weekly News 274

Welcome to Fedora Weekly News Issue 274[1] for the week ending May 4, 2011. What follows are some highlights from this issue. In announcements this week, we begin with details on the next FUDCon North America. Also notification that FESCo and Fedora Board elections will be coming soon, and notice of the Fedora 15 final […]

Fedora Weekly News 272

Welcome to Fedora Weekly News Issue 272[1] for the week ending April 20, 2011. What follows are some highlights from this issue. We start this issue off with details on the Fedora 15 beta, followed by details on a couple planned service outages. Eleven more articles from the trade press and blogosphere in this week’s […]

Announcing the release of Fedora 15 Beta!!

The clock is ticking. The days are counting down. The release of Fedora 15, codenamed “Lovelock,” is scheduled for release in late May. Fedora is the leading edge, free and open source operating system that continues to deliver innovative features to users worldwide, with a new release every six months. We are delighted to announce […]

Fedora Weekly News 271

Welcome to Fedora Weekly News Issue 271[1] for the week ending April 13, 2011. What follows are some highlights from this issue. In Announcements, details on the next FUDCon EMEA, to be held in Milan, Italy, results of voting for the next Fedora 16 release name, and details on Fedora 15 reaching beta gold status. […]

Fedora 16 Will Be Verne, Not A Beefy Miracle

The Fedora 16 name voting has ended. One of the leading proposals for the Fedora 16 codename was to call it a Beefy Miracle, but that will not happen. The Fedora 15 successor will be called Verne. Verne had 2204 votes where as Beefy Miracle was in second with 1662. Coming up in third was […]

Fedora Weekly News 270

Welcome to Fedora Weekly News Issue 270[1] for the week ending April 6, 2011. What follows are some highlights from this issue. In announcements this week, voting for the Fedora 16 release name is open through April 11, 2011! Also notification of some serverbeach outages on April 12, and notification of the intention to rebase […]